ExpressRoute lets you extend your on-premises networks into the Microsoft cloud over a private connection facilitated by a connectivity provider. With ExpressRoute, you can establish connections to Microsoft cloud services, such as Microsoft Azure and Office 365.

Getting Started

Getting Started

  1. 11/5/2019, Video, 0:45:00
    Azure ExpressRoute offers enterprise-grade connectivity to Microsoft cloud services enabling scenarios requiring private connectivity for predictable bandwidth and latency. ...
  2. 11/5/2019, Video, 0:45:00
    Network is at the core as enterprises plan and design their cloud strategy. Azure offers multiple options for connecting on-premises sites, data centers, and users to the...
  3. 11/5/2019, Video, 0:45:00
    Now that Tailwind Traders has decided to take the journey into the cloud, they need to understand how their applications and services communicate with each other, the...


Learning Paths

AZ-104: Configure and manage virtual networks for Azure administrators
Published: 5/15/2020, Length: 11:02:00
Learn how to configure key Azure network capabilities and prepare for Exam AZ-104: Microsoft Azure Administrator.
Implement network security in Azure
Published: 7/1/2020, Length: 5:27:00
Learn how to configure, protect, and isolate your networks in Azure.
Azure Fundamentals part 2: Describe core Azure services
Published: 9/14/2020, Length: 3:12:00
This learning path provides you with an introduction to the basics of Azure's core services for compute, network, storage, and database.

Learning Modules

Explore Azure networking services
Published: 9/14/2020, Length: 0:38:00
Design a hybrid network architecture on Azure
Published: 1/14/2020, Length: 0:47:00

Azure ExpressRoute News

11/16/2020, Service Updates
VPN over ExpressRoute allows customers to encrypt all traffic going over their ExpressRoute circuit. VPN over ExpressRoute, combined with site-to-site and point-to-site VPN provides end-to-end...
11/16/2020, MS Tech Community
We continue to expand the Azure Marketplace ecosystem. For this volume, 97 new offers successfully met the onboarding criteria and went live. See details of the new offers...
8/20/2020, Azure Podcast
Reshmi Yandapalli, a Principal Program Manager in the Azure Networking group, helps us understand the Virtual WAN service. She provides an overview of Virtual WAN and gives use-cases when it...
6/11/2020, Service Updates
The regional virtual network integration feature of Azure App Service, which enables access to resources in your virtual network across service endpoints or ExpressRoute connections, is now...